Good and evil is something which can be portrayed in many different ways according to various social agendas or beliefs.

Good and evil is something which can be portrayed in many different ways according to various social agendas or beliefs.

Good and evil is something which can be portrayed in many different ways according to various social agendas or beliefs. Although most of us think we understand what is clearly good or clearly evil, these concepts are often subjective and difficult to define. Evil, as a dictionary meaning, is defined as being “Morally Bad; wicked”. On the other hand, the dictionary meaning of good is defined as being “Morally excellent; virtuous”. These definitions however, can be modified to suit various cultures of the world. The reason for this is that something which is seen to be morally excellent in the America may be morally bad in parts Afghanistan. Media perceptions have a large influence on making us believe and uncontrollably develop different perceptions of evil. Independence Day, is a movie which highlights this view. Independence Day is set in America and is about a group of mysterious and powerful aliens who travel to earth from 600 billion light years away and launch an all-out invasion against the human race. The spectacle begins when massive spaceships appear in the Earth’s skies, but wonder turns to terror as the ships blast destructive beams of fire down on cities all over the planet. After taking a hurendous destructive powers of the aliens, which is seen to be evil, America unites for one last strike against the invaders – before it’s the end of all mankind. The strike is successful and the “‘good guys” beat the evil. The creator, Roland Emmerich, produces this movie around a good Vs evil aspect. He develops the aliens to be evil and displays the humans, particularly Americans, to be good. To do this he manipulates us into seeing certain objects and characteristics that relate to either good or evil. These aliens have come to Earth and started destroying what humans call home. This Concept is portrayed as evil by all religions and social agendas all over the world. However may be seen as good if this …


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